Southern Utah Museum of Art

Welcome to SUMA

The Southern Utah Museum of Art (SUMA) is part of the Beverley Taylor Sorenson Center for the Arts (The Beverley) on the campus of Southern Utah University (SUU) in Cedar City, UT. We are located at 13 S 300 W in Cedar City, UT. 

Check our exhibits page for more information.

The Museum

The Southern Utah Museum of Art (SUMA) is itself a work of art – a permanent sculpture that houses an art museum. This single story, 20,500 sq. ft. museum is organized into four components: the entry, five gallery spaces, administration offices & an education classroom, and the storage and support area.

For inquiries about scheduling the museum for an event, please contact Centralized Scheduling at

More information about the building.

Museum Hours

Fall & Spring Hours (September 12 – May 31)
Tuesday through Saturday, 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Summer Hours (June 1 - September 11)
Monday through Saturday, 10:00 am - 7:30 pm

SUMA is a part of Southern Utah University and observes all campus closures. For a list of holiday closure dates, please visit the SUU Academic Calendar.

SUMA Family Arts Night Series (FANS)

SUMA and artsFUSION have teamed up to bring performing and visual arts to life for families in southern Utah. On select Monday nights, FANS will offer activities for parents, children and grandparents in our community to create together through visual arts, theatre and dance. Southern Utah University undergraduate students will create and teach these hands-on activities for everyone to enjoy.

Activities are held in the SUMA Education Classroom from 6:00 - 7:00 pm. They are free and open to the public.

Visit the Youth and Family Programs page for more information.

Chasing Light Plein Air Festival

Chasing Light Plein Air Festival Call for Artists will be open from December 1, 2016 - January 21, 2017

SUMA and Cedar Breaks National Monument are excited to present Chasing Light Plein Air Festival and Sale the week of July 2, 2017. We will select up to 12 Plein Air painters to paint from July 2 - July 6, with a wet paint sale and gala the evening of July 7. Art will be exhibited and for sale through August 19 at SUMA.

Docent Tours

Docent tours are available by request.